Touring with Brian is like being shown around town by an old friend who knows the sites plus those little gems that tourists never find.On this sit back and relax, 6hr tour, Brian, your self-employed private guide, will offer you personalised commentary, to match your interests/background. He can customise/adapt your itinerary to meet your wants/needs/abilities.You will enjoy the pastoral landscapes of the Island of Orleans, sample local delicacies/wines at charming family businesses and have a delightful lunch, in a breathtaking setting. In the Old City, you will marvel at sites that earned our UNESCO World Treasure designation, retrace 500 years of North American history, gain a new perspective on the French Indian War/American War of Independence, learn why the British and Americans desperately wanted Québec.By adding another hour and a few dollars, Brian can also show you around the Ste-Anne de Beaupré basilica.
Go behind the scenes with the chocolate makers and connoisseurs of Montreal on this 4.5-hour walking tour. Meet people from different types of establishments, including a chocolatier, Mexican chef and retailer, and taste at least nine types of chocolates along the way. Stroll through the Mile End and Plateau neighborhoods, and learn about the Mesoamerican and colonial origins of chocolate, its industrial production and the bean-to-bar movement. Come away with a palette and nose familiar with the subtleties of high-quality chocolate.
On this 9hr riding/walking tour you can relax, as your guide Brian personalises his commentary to match your interests/background/needs. Brian will give you an intimate tour of the Basilica/Shrine of Ste-Anne de Beaupré, using audio equipment that provides privacy and flexibility. You will admire the pastoral landscapes of the Island of Orleans, the magnificent Montmorency Falls, have a lunch in a stunning setting and visit a couple of charming, family businesses, to sample local delicacies/wines and see things that only the locals know about.Ending with a 2hr downhill walk of the City, you will retrace 500 years of North American history that earned the City its UNESCO World Treasure designation. You will learn how Champlain created a fur trading network extending through the midwest. You will gain a new geo-political perspective on the French Indian War and the American War of Independence and learn why the British and then the Americans so desperately wanted Québec City.
Ride 12.5 miles (20 kilometers) on the scenic roads of Ile d'Orleans during this guided electric bike tour in Quebec City. You can focus on the scenery and the experience while your guide takes care of navigation; you'll make stops for chocolate and strawberry tastings, as well as sampling varietals at a local winery. Along the way, listen to insightful commentary on the area's culture, agriculture, and history.